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Life of Pi: Takes place on a Lifeboat

.... As the son of a zookeeper in Pondicherry, India, Pi and his family travel on a cargo ship along with the animals from his father's zoo. ....

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Life of Pi: This Story Takes Places Almost Entirely on the ...

.... As the son of a zookeeper in Pondicherry, India, Pi and his family travel on a cargo ship along with the animals from his father's zoo. ....

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Communism and Aggression

.... The South Vietnamese Army sunk a 100-ton capacity cargo ship that contained "thousands of weapons and more than a million rounds of ammunition,¢ that were ....

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Analysis of Mexican Pet Legend

.... It was a huge Japanese RAT that had stowed away on a cargo ship." I"tmm not sure how the vet may have deduced that the rat came from a cargo ship, but this is ....

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Amistad Conflict

.... The slaves were shackled and loaded aboard the cargo ship Amistad (Spanish for "friendship") for the brief coastal voyage. However ....

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Evolution of Container Shipping

.... less than 24 hours. Just like any type of cargo ship, containers must be inspected on preparation for shipping. In most cases for ....

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Egyptian Boats

.... 44). Another type of ship was the cargo ship. The Egyptians imported many luxury goods from Punt, on the coast of east Africa. Trader's ....

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Boat people

.... plastic bags. They were from a group of 433 rescued from a sinking ferry last month by the crew of Norwegian cargo ship. The Tampa. As ....

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Christopher Columbus

.... and navigation. When he was about twenty years old he worked on a cargo ship that sailed on the Mediterranean Sea. On the first ....

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The Wreck of the Mary Deare

.... type. Also, after the case it comes up that while the ship was in dock next to another ship it's cargo was exchanged. The captain ....

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Alaskan Oil Spill

.... in the Bering Sea. This caused the cargo ship to split dumping massive amounts of fuel into the sea. It has been estimated that ....

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Bay of Pigs

.... The Brigade suffered a major blow later that morning: Castro's planes, unrelenting in their attacks, hit the cargo ship Rio Escondido with a rocket off the ....

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The Gokstad: A Sturday Viking Ship

.... Loose planks were convenient for storing cargo beneath the deck. The ship could not carry very heavy items, but could store small objects. ....

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vocab for O'youth!

.... The sails were in the shape of a square Masts-The pole, usually graphite, that holds up the sails Yachting-Recreational sailing Cargo-What a ship hauls Second ....

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The Early America

.... well. This was a cargo ship and it was very uncomfortable to travel in. The crew slept in hammocks, two or three per bed. Fortunately ....

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The Poetry Research Paper

.... two stanzas, then, impressive ships on exotic voyages carry exotic cargo to exotic and extravagant rulers. The overall impression is of beauty. The ship of the ....

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canada

.... Also, because the region is right on the Pacific Rim, it can export and import goods to all countries on the Pacific Rim via cargo ship. ....

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Mars

.... the possibility of running low on their supplies, since they would have to carry everything they need with them or send it on a separate cargo ship; They might ....

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John Glenn Jr.

.... There he trained in fighter planes. In February 1944, Glenn was shipped out on the cargo ship Santa Monica to Midway Island in the Pacific Ocean. ....

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che

.... friend Alberto Grenado. The next year Che got a job as a nurse on a cargo ship and sailed around Latin America. While visiting a ....

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Words to War

.... Late at night on December 16 a group of colonists, known as the Sons of Liberty, dressed up as Native Americans boarded a cargo ship and dumped its entire load ....

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THE SINKING OF THE LUSITANIA

.... or war materiel did not affect a merchant ship's status in this respect, although it certainly legitimized destruction of the ship and cargo after removal of ....

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Australia was Born Capitalist Indeed Capitalism came with

.... With the cargo ship's captains obliged to sell to those with sterling, and the community being made up almost entirely of convicts and poorer immigrants, the ....

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The Sinking of the Lusitania

.... time, International Law dictated that when sinking a ship, one must first board it, safely evacuate all civilians, and then proceed to sink it with its cargo. ....

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¢AMISTAD¢

¢AMISTAD¢. "AMISTAD¢ AMISTAD is a true story of the Spanish slave ship, La Amistad, whose "cargo¢ broke their chains in 1839 traveling towards the ....

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Edmund Fitzgerald

.... fill up. In a couple minutes the cargo hold could have caused the ship to plummet to the bottom of Lake Superior. Theories behind ....

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The Lusitania

.... the Lusitania herself and the fact that wherever there is danger your safety is in the hands of the Royal Navy." 8 Included in the cargo of the ship were 4,200 ....

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Ancient war ships and Ancient merchant ships

.... Merchant ships on the other hand were made for transporting cargo. .... With time, the purpose of the ship changed its physical appearance and it's method of ....

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Amistad Movie Review

.... other Africans to two Hispanic men. These men load their "cargo¢ onto the ship the Amistad. We learn later that because the crew ....

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Piracy

.... insure cargo bound anywhere from Great Britain cost up to eight percent of the cargoes estimated value by 1789. It was impossible to get insurance for a ship ....

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